Members of the federal inspector general community were honored for their tech oversight achievements at the 19th annual CIGIE awards.
The Air Force Space Command is taking over operations of a sophisticated telescope built to survey and track space debris and satellites.
The Defense Department developed a contract vehicle that will let DOD components launch crowdsourced bug bounty campaigns to identify and remedy vulnerabilities in digital defenses.
The Commerce Department's National Technical Information Service has chosen 35 companies and academic organizations to capitalize on the federal government's vast data assets.
There is more than one way to pay for modernization efforts at federal agencies.
Despite frequent reassurances from intelligence and security officials that the U.S. voting system can't be hacked, one cybersecurity think tank is warning that hacking the election is not only possible, but relatively easy.
The White House is creating a new digital privacy office and senior career position to oversee agency privacy and data collection programs.
Bureau officials said the decision to cancel the upcoming tests is not ideal, but it is "the best overall operation remaining amid current uncertainty" about fiscal 2017 funding.
The three banking regulatory agencies that oversee large U.S. financial institutions are seeking comments on proposed new standards for cyber resilience.
Cybersecurity testing and contract specifications that industry takes for granted can be a bear to implement in some federal IT contracts.
A senior NSA official says that none of the major hacks of U.S. systems in the last two years relied on zero-day exploits. Instead, they took advantage of easier vulnerabilities resulting from poor cyber hygiene and practices.
FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny said regulators need to understand technology before they seek to regulate it.